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Robert William Dyer journals

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/microforms138
Dates
1841-1884
Format
microfilm
Dates
1841-1884
Format
microfilm
Extent
1 reel
Exposure
negative
Dimensions
16 mm
Biographical Sketch
Robert W. Dyer (1808-1887), a proponent of Dr. Andrew Bell's monitorial system of teaching, was schoolmaster of Greenspond School, Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, 1840-1859. He was also a missionary and farmer at Cascumpeque Mission in Alberton, P.E.I., 1859-1884.
Scope and Content
Microfilm consists of the diary journals from Dyer arranged in chronological order with excerpts pertaining to his career and interactions with people while employed at Greenspond School, 1841-1859 and the Cascumpeque mission in Alberton, 1859-1884.
Personal Name
Dyer, R.W. (Robert William), 1808-1887
Corporate Name
Greenspond School (Bonavista Bay, Nfld.)
Cascumpeque Mission (Alberton, P.E.I.)
Subject
Anglican Church of Canada - Clergy - Biography
Anglican Church of Canada - Missions - Biography
Church schools
Geographic Name
Newfoundland
Prince Edward Island
Originals and Reproductions
GSA has the originals. See M59-3 R. W. Dyer fonds
Accession Number
Mf 87-4
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R.W. Dyer Journals. - 1841-1883

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/mss7
Main Entry
Dyer, R.W. (Robert William), 1808-1887.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
52 cm of textual records.
Fonds Number
113
Fonds
Robert William Dyer fonds
Material Type
Multiple media
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
52 cm of textual records.
Administrative History
Robert William Dyer (1808-1887), a proponent of Dr. Andrew Bell's monitorial system of teaching was schoolmaster of Greenspond School, Bonavista Bay, 1840-1859. He was also missionary and farmer at Cascumpeque, P.E.I, 1859-1884.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of the Dyer's journals arranged in chronological order with excerpts pertaining to his career and interactions with people while employed at Greenspond School, 1841-1859 and the Cascumpeque mission in Alberton, 1859-1884.
Associated Material
Insights into the life and times of a pioneer West Prince Anglican Missionary from the journal of the Revd. Robert William Dyer, 1859-1884 : a short introduction, 2009.
Main Entry
Dyer, R.W. (Robert William), 1808-1887.
Corporate Name
Greenspond School (Bonavista Bay, Nfld.)
Alberton, P.E.I. Cascumpeque Mission
Subjects
Church schools
Accession Number
M59-3
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